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This is my online living room! This is where I share all of my favorite photos of my people, as well as random adventures and whatever else is on my heart. Get comfy and stay awhile!

Nick & Alie :: Three Sisters Barn | Dallas Center Wedding Photographer

This day started with so many smiles, lots of hugs, and just the right amount of coffee and friendship. It seems like it was just last week that Nick, Alie, and I were standing in a parking lot, talking and dreaming about wedding plans 45 minutes after their engagement session was supposed to be over. […]

November 6, 2019

Weddings

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Travis & Brittany :: Keller Brick Barn | Dallas Center, IA

Where to even begin? Travis and Brittany’s wedding day at the Keller Brick Barn in Dallas Center was such an amazing day! The day began with some rain, but the sun was peeping out just when the boys needed to start setting up the chairs for the ceremony. The excitement was so contagious and Travis […]

October 24, 2019

Weddings

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Zach & Steph :: Nevada Iowa Wedding Photographer

Steph and Zach met after Steph’s Dad gave Zach her phone number. They started talking and ended up hitting it off and that was the beginning of their sweet relationship! They dated for a while and then Zach proposed to Steph. As soon as I saw them together, it was one of those moments where […]

October 8, 2019

Weddings

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Luke & Megan :: Watertown Wisconsin Fall Wedding

This is a pretty special blog post for me to write – and definitely the hardest one yet. Why? Well, do you see that man? That’s my built-in best friend, adventure buddy, and my favorite enemy growning up. That man… he is a rock and loves his people hardcore. He’s always up for climbing mountains […]

September 25, 2019

Travel, Weddings

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Chris & Kaily :: Mainframe Studios Des Moines Wedding

When I think of Chris and Kaily, the first thing that comes to mind is Kaily’s laugh. She has the ability to light up an entire room with that laugh. Chris is a little bit quieter than Kaily, but he too loves to laugh. They’re both crazy talented (which you’ll hear about later) and they […]

August 21, 2019

Weddings

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Lucas & Rachel :: Rollins Mansion Summer Wedding

I’m so excited to share this wedding with you! I first met Rachel while working at a childcare center when I lived in Ankeny. I only worked there for a short time because I got engaged, married, and then moved away. For that short time, we spent time together almost every day. Shortly after I […]

August 14, 2019

Weddings

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Andy & Ashley :: Classic Wedding at The Omar // Omaha Nebraska Wedding Photographer

When I arrived, Ashley was getting her hair done at Reve Hair Salon in Omaha with all of her girls. Some were downstairs, some where talking with Ashley, but I could tell right away that everyone was over-joyed that this day had finally arrived. After hair and makeup was done, all the girls headed over […]

July 30, 2019

Weddings

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Josh & KD :: Summer Garden Wedding

Outdoor July Weddings are known to be hot, and that is why Josh & KD decided to get married at 10 AM on a gorgeous summer day! It ended up being a beautiful, slightly warm (but not hot) summer mornings. They both got ready in an old, white church across the street from the empty […]

July 17, 2019

Couples, Weddings

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Caleb & Maddie :: Mountain Wedding in Missoula, Montana

Let me just say, it was a good thing my pal and second shooter, Hannah, realized that Montana was in a different time zone than Washington! We both woke up ready to go, and then realized that we needed to leave an hour before we had thought. Everything was ready to go though, so we […]

June 17, 2019

Travel, Weddings

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How to plan a wedding on a budget :: The Wedding Series

Budget. It can be a scary word right after getting engaged! I was in your shoes not even a year ago, so I do really understand! You want everything to look beautiful and romantic, but almost every wedding website you look at says that the more money you spend, the more beautiful your day will […]

April 19, 2019

Weddings

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